To many people in the U.S. and around the world, Edward Snowden is a hero who blew the whistle on truly deplorable and unconstitutional practices by our government and the NSA. To the Justice Department, he's a criminal who committed treason.
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Snowden, who is still currently in exile in Russia, says he wants to come home and face a trial, but only if it's fair. Is that even possible? Everyone has heard of Snowden by now, and there was even a documentary made about the story called "CitizenFour." It even won the Oscar for Best Documentary this year.